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Presenter: Richard Anthes, Therese Rieckh and Shay Gilpin
From : UCAR
Date: September 2
Title: Contributions of Radio Occultation to Weather and Climate: Using the world’s most accurate and precise thermometer from space

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Our top-rated department focuses on graduate education, cutting-edge research, and public service. We currently have 15 faculty members, nearly one hundred graduate students, approximately 50 full-time researchers, and an outstanding and dedicated support staff. Our diverse areas of research include Cloud Microphysics, Severe Storms and Mesoscale Meteorology, Atmospheric Chemistry and Air Quality, Radiation and Remote Sensing, Climate and Atmosphere-Ocean Dynamics, and Global Biogeochemical Cycles and Ecosystems. We offer graduate degrees at both the M.S. and Ph.D. levels. The department was founded in 1962 by renowned tropical meteorologist Herbert Riehl and recently celebrated its 50th anniversary.

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Russ Schumacher joined our faculty in August 2011


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Welcome Fall 2016 Students

Jennifer Bukowski Ting-yu Cha
Michael Cheeseman Kyle Chudler
Eleanor Delap Luke Davis
Jonathan Martinez Kyle Nardi
Michael Natoli Katelyn O'Dell
Emily Ramnarine Naufal Razin
Bryn Ronalds Benjamin Toms
Benjamin Trabing Kai-Chih Tseng
Jungmin Park

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